Chinese Vitamin C Makers Face Price-Fixing Trial in U.S.

Feb. 26 (Bloomberg) -- China Pharmaceutical Group, its Weisheng Pharmaceutical unit, North China Pharmaceutical, and its unit Hebei Welcome Pharmaceutical Co., are sued by food and beverage companies, vitamin packagers, other buyers for alleged price fixing from Dec. 2001 to June 2006.

* Co. met, agreed, conspired to increase prices in U.S.,

lawyer William Isaacson says * Story link

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